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State Control Centre Tours - Register Now

By: CFA Partnerships and Marketing

Category: Events / Fundraising / Offers

  4.34 PM 5 May, 2017

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As part of National Volunteer Week, CFA is giving volunteers the opportunity to take a tour and see what happens behind the scenes at the State Control Centre (SCC).

State Control Centre Tour

Host: Emergency Management Victoria (EMV)

Location: SCC – 8 Nicholson Street, East Melbourne

Session one: Wednesday 10 May from 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Session two: Friday 12 May from 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Session three: Saturday 13 May from 10.00am to 11.30am

Session four: Saturday 13 May from 2.00pm to 3.30pm

The SCC is an important base that is run by Emergency Management Victoria (EMV). The centre is instrumental in working together with many emergency services to coordinate, lead and organise initiatives whilst supporting all communities.

The tour will start with an overview of the SCC workings and each agency’s usage and then a look at the following sections;

Sections will include

-       Intelligence including mapping

-       Social Media

-       Public Information

-       Fban – Fire Behaviour Analysis

-       Airdesk

-       Resources and logistics

There are 40 places available on each SCC tour.

If you’re keen to take part in the tour, register via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as soon as possible and include your name, contact number, agency, volunteer number, tour date and preferred time.

Last Updated: 05 May 2017